Poets interested in assignments, critiques, and
readings are invited to join Dorothea Bisbas, City of Rancho Mirage
Public Library Poet Laureate. The goal of these workshops is to encourage
poetry based on personal experiences, language, and insights. More advanced
poets share their techniques, including revision and details about getting
This workshop is sponsored by the 10-Year Plan of the Salton Sea Management Program led by the California Natural Resources Agency in partnership with the California Department of Water Resources, Salton Sea Authority, California Department of Fish and Wildlife, and the Imperial Irrigation District.'
For more information, please contact Josh Zipperman at 760-327-9708 X 24
The Library's Book Discussion Group meets on the second Friday of each month. No advance sign-up necessary! For more information, send an email to librarian Valentine Llort at firstname.lastname@example.org.
July's book is A Crack in the Edge of the World by Simon Winchester.
Christo's Valley Curtain (1974) & Christo in Paris (1990)
Two documentaries detailing the works of conceptual artist Christo. The first captures his dramatic hanging of a huge orange curtain between two Colorado mountains. The second documents the fulfillment of his ten-year obsession to wrap Paris' historic Pont Neuf bridge in sand-colored cloth.